The SA Goons are quite the book-loving bunch, spending many the lonely night with the printed page. While the regulars at other Internet forums spend all their time discussing this week's big video-game release (Max Payne 3 -- I haven't played it, but I listened to the soundtrack on Pitchfork), these champions of the written word worked hard on their highbrow literature jokes! They produced a lot of these, enough to fill two Phridays, which is good, because the Photoshop threads have slowed to a crawl since May 15, 2012 - must be a giant mass Kindle binge!
VectorSigma: With all the budget cuts schools and libraries have had to endure lately, it's hard to justify those bigger numbers when it comes to purchasing books:
Of course, many institutions are just making do with earlier editions:
Has anyone else encountered similar things?
Given our society's obsession with stalking and ridiculing celebrities, it's tempting to seek a life of anonymity. But beware: not being famous has its own hidden costs.
Mass Effect: Andromeda turns its nose up at the original trilogy's rigid morality. It boasts a more nuanced and intellectually compelling shades-of-grey approach in which a heart icon pops up when it's time to tell an alien to take their clothes off.
Photoshop Phriday showcases the tremendous image manipulation talents of the Something Awful Forum Goons. Each week they tackle a new theme, parodying movies, video games, comics, history, and anything else you can think of. If you want in on the action, join us on the Something Awful Forums!